05 Jun 2019    

Jha conferred Doctor Honoris Causa by Ukrainian institution

Dipra Jha, associate professor of practice in Hospitality, Restaurant and Tourism Management has been conferred Doctor Honoris Causa by Kyiv Cooperative Institute of Business and Law during a recent sabbatical visit to Ukraine. Jha was invited by the Institute to deliver a guest lecture for students, faculty and guests on May 6, 2019. He also met with faculty and senior administrators to explore areas of potential collaboration.

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29 May 2019    By Chuck Green, Nebraska Center for Research on Children, Youth, Families & Schools

Examining strategies to enhance the arithmetic-to-algebra transition

For students struggling to learn math, confusion and frustration can be common denominators. A new Nebraska research project is aiming to help remove those negative factors from the equation.

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29 May 2019    

Eric Einspahr Recieves Excellence in Advising Award

Eric Einspahr received the Excellence in Advising Award from NACADA this year! NACADA is an association of professional advisors, counselors, faculty, administrators, and students working to enhance the educational development of students.

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18 Apr 2019    

College of Education and Human Sciences Award Reception

One of the values CEHS espouses is dedication to excellence. Another is valuing community. On April 12 CEHS faculty/staff gathered at the Sheldon Museum of Art to salute this year's faculty, staff, and student award recipients in CEHS. Each one is an example of excellence in teaching, research, creative work, engagement, mentoring as well as dedication to supporting the CEHS mission.

Staff Award
Jim Benes-SSC
Ben Lennander-CEHS Business Team

Outstanding Teaching Award
Jennifer Johnson Jorgensen-TMFD
Deryl Hatch-EDAD
Natalie Williams-CYAF

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02 Apr 2019    

Crafting Culture project celebrates diverse women entrepreneurs in textiles

The Department of Textiles, Merchandising & Fashion Design is hosting “Crafting Culture: Women and the Business of Textiles in Nebraska,” an exhibition at the Nebraska History Museum, in partnership with the museum and the Asian Community and Cultural Center.

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01 Apr 2019    

Outstanding Undergraduate Research Mentor Award

Sathish Kumar Natarajan and Karsten Koehler, Assistant Professors in NHS, were nominated for the Outstanding Undergraduate Research Mentor Award from UNL. Karsten Koehler was selected for the award. He will receive $1000, and will be recognized at the Laurels. 

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01 Apr 2019    

Three CEHS Faculty Receive Distinguished Teaching Award

In 1976, the Nebraska Legislature authorized the presentation of $1,000 stipends to selected faculty members to recognize excellence in teaching. Up to 15 awards are presented each year based on recommendations from the colleges. The CEHS recipients this year are Shavonna Holman, Sue Kemp, and Matthew Fritz. Awardees will be recognized at The Laurels award reception in September. Congratulations to our winners!

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29 Mar 2019    

Two HRTM Professors Receive Awards at Central CHRIE Conference in Indianapolis

Dipra Jha, Associate Professor of Practice for HRTM, has been awarded the 2019 Outstanding Teaching Achievement Award by the Council on Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Education (CHRIE) Central Federation. Kristin Malek, Assistant Professor for HRTM, was awarded 1st place in the Thinkathon Industry Challenge. The topic for the industry challenge was artificial intelligence in hospitality. The awards were presented at the Central CHRIE conference in Indianapolis earlier this month. 

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